Morning fire in Bayonne displaces 12
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BAYONNE – A two-alarm fire swept through a Kennedy Boulevard residence on Friday, May 16 at about 9 a.m., displacing 12 people and forcing them to seek shelter. No injuries were reported. At 8:59 a...
EDA vote could mean 1,900 new jobs in Jersey City
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JERSEY CITY -- In a vote that could bring even more jobs to Jersey City, the state the Economic Development Authority voted to approve incentives for Jersey City-based projects involving JP Morgan ...
12-hour charity event Relay for Life of Hoboken starts Saturday at 11 a.m.
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HOBOKEN -- With the Manhattan Skyline as a backdrop, the 12th Annual Relay For Life of Hoboken will be held at Pier A on Saturday, May 17th, from 11 AM to 11 PM. The relay, a cancer awareness event...
Secaucus among three NJ finalists for federal flood dollars
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SECAUCUS – Mayor Michael Gonnelli announced that Secaucus was among three New Jersey finalists in the Rebuild by Design competition established by President Obama. The program was created as part o...
“The rationale for most (cancer) screenings are strong if there is a good test…. “If there is a test but there’s problems with it, I often go over this with a patient and how to decide if it’s necessary.”
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
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Add mammography to the list of cancer screenings where evidence has challenged “best practices.” Recently Dr. Sanjay Gupta of CNN reported in EveryDay Health http://www.everydayhealth.com* that whi...
Ace in the hole?
May 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Mayor Steve Fulop will be one of a number of New Jersey Mayors who will take part in the New Jersey Mayors’ Charity Poker Challenge on May 22, at Bally’s Atlantic City in the newly br...
Hoboken School District’s 'Little Mermaid Jr.' starts Friday
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HOBOKEN -- Twice per year, the Hoboken school district’s theater department puts on an all-district show, meaning that all of the city’s talented actors and actresses, regardless of age, share the ...
Bayonne Bridge to be closed this weekend as project work continues
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BAYONNE –The Bayonne Bridge will be closed beginning at 9 p.m. Friday, May 16, and continuing through 5 a.m. Monday, May 19, to allow work to proceed on the “Raise the Roadway” project, which will ...
The fifth annual Lisa Photo Stride for the Cure Night
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MEADOWLANDS -- On Saturday, May 17 the New Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment will host the 5th annual Lisa Photo Stride For The Cure event. The event was founded by Meadowlands track photographer ...
Memorial Day parade this Saturday in Secaucus
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SECAUCUS – The parade kicks off at noon on Saturday, May 17 at Secaucus High School. This year’s grand marshals are Michael Yaccarino, U.S. Army 1952-1954, and (posthumously honored) Joseph C. Kell...